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Comelec aims for more PWD-friendly, gender-sensitive ads in 2019 elections

Feb 05, 2019 - 9:00 AM

The poll body also urges candidates and political parties to use environment-friendly materials in their campaign paraphernalia

CHR on Duterte, canvassing of votes, Japan heist | 6PM wRap

May 25, 2016 - 7:42 PM

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CHR: Duterte violated Magna Carta of Women over rape joke

May 25, 2016 - 3:26 PM

The CHR also urges the Civil Service Commission and the interior department to consider taking appropriate measures against the Davao City mayor

NO APOLOGY. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte refuses to apologize for the rape remark he made during a campaign rally in April 2016.

Abortion? Vote according to compassion, conscience

Jan 26, 2016 - 8:25 PM

I am confident that as taxpayers we will be mindful that the very basic right to safe and legal abortion affecting the health and lives of women and their families will be in our hearts and minds on election day petition to Aquino: Apologize over 'offensive' LP show

Oct 02, 2015 - 10:22 AM

The petition also calls for an investigation into the conduct of government officials in violation of the Magna Carta of Women

President Benigno S. Aquino III answers questions directed to him during the Press Conference at the Heroes Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Thursday (September 17, 2015). The President also showed images of the slain Malaysian terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan, killed by the Philippine National Police - Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) in the January 25 encounter in Mamasapano, Maguindanao. (Photo by Lauro Montellano, Jr. / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

Coming soon: All-gender restrooms in PH airports

Jul 06, 2015 - 5:01 PM

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines says it will also rehabilitate existing comfort rooms in 41 airports in the country

Pia Cayetano, women's agency slam Inquirer for 'sexist' front page

May 24, 2015 - 11:08 PM

Senator Pia Cayetano says the full body image of a bikini pageant winner published in Inquirer s May 23 front page was clearly meant to be provocative

Philippine gender gap narrow but women leaders still needed

Mar 08, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The government encourages women in all sectors of the society to take part in leadership and to drive for excellence

CHR to probe unauthorized sex video distributors

Aug 01, 2014 - 3:07 PM

In the wake of the Paolo Bediones video scandal the Commission on Human Rights reminds the public that the unauthorized distribution of intimate videos and photos violates human rights

LGBT rights are human rights

May 12, 2014 - 3:53 PM

It s sad to learn that certain people are entitled to less rights than others just because they are labeled different

WHAT TO DO. It might take a long time before more inclusive Philippine policies are made. A good first step we can do today is to stop hating. Photo taken from the 2013 UP Pride March. Photo from Buena Bernal/

Why the hemming and hawing, Sen Legarda?

Sep 20, 2012 - 3:57 PM

In your case natural family planning actually worked Should that indeed be the case bow na talaga ako sa iyo…at least as far as your ability to succeed where so very few others have No wonder you are unable to relate to so many of us

Poverty, scarcity and the rule of the Catholic Church

Aug 02, 2012 - 11:09 AM

The RH bill is opposed mainly by those living in luxury and comfort our bishops and legislators among them

Pia Cayetano: 5 misconceptions about the RH bill

Jun 08, 2012 - 8:49 AM

It took a year for the RH bill to hurdle debates in the Senate Sen Pia Cayetano responds to the most controversial misconceptions